On October 21, KPU will welcome actress Gabrielle Union. Her career began with her breakthrough role in the movie Bring It On and has continued most recently with her hit show Being Mary Jane on BET. Off the screen, Union is an Ambassador for the Susan G. Komen Foundation, and an avid supporter of the Young Survivor Coalition and the Rape Treatment Center at UCLA, her alma mater.
It's the beginning of something special! This fall, Speak Fresh will be bringing you high stakes, high energy poetry slams every last Friday of September, October and December to determine its team that will represent American University at festivals like CUPSI, NPS, etc. Every month, we strive to bring you featured poets from across the country, music from our campus's best DJ's and all around good energy. Come through! It's FREE.99!
The American University Caribbean Circle would like to invite you to their Welcome Back BBQ and Concert. Join us in the Amphitheater on September 30th for good eats, good music, good vibes and a special performance by Jamaican-born artist Mr. Vegas 🌴🍔🌴
This fall Speak Fresh will be bringing you high stakes, high energy poetry slams every last Friday of September, October and December to determine its team that will represent American University at festivals like CUPSI, NPS, etc. Cosponsored by PHAZE Magazine, every month, we strive to bring you featured poets from across the country, music from our campus's best DJ's and all around good energy. Come through! It's FREE.99!
An annual music festival held at Citi Field in Queens, New York featuring hip hop music, rock, and electronica. The Meadows Festival is produced by Founders Entertainment, the same organization who produces Governor's Ball Festival. This year's line-up includes: Jay-Z, Future, Erykah Badu, Run the Jewels, 21 Savage, Joey Bada$$, LL Cool J, M.I.A, Gorillaz, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Nas, Foster the People, Action Bronson, and Ghostface Killah. These are some artists you don't want to miss! Check our Instagram and Facebook page for live streams.
PHAZE Magazine will be heading to NY & covering the festival live.
A$AP Ferg is headlining our first show of the year! The Trap Lord has put out hits like "Work," "Shabba," and "New Levels." Aside from recently touring with Future, the A$AP Mob member has been working on his upcoming project, Still Striving, which drops August 18th. Catch Ferg at American University on August 26 in Bender Arena! Doors open at 8pm and the show starts at 8:45.
A$AP Ferg: http://www.asapferg.com/home/
Opening for A$AP Ferg will be Rico Nasty and Respect the Bando!
DMV rapper Rico Nasty has been featured in The Fate of the Furious soundtrack and is known for her tracks like "Hey Arnold (Remix)" with Lil Yachty. Check out her latest tape, Tales of Tacobella, below!
Rico Nasty: https://soundcloud.com/rico_nasty
Comprised of artists from the east, the west, and across the borders. Respect The Bando (formerly known as 94 Forever) is a DMV-based collective bridging musical gaps between all genres. To stay up to date on all things RTB follow them on Instagram, Twitter, and SoundCloud @Respectthebando.